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All-civilian crew launched into orbit aboard SpaceX rocket ship

All-civilian crew launched into orbit aboard SpaceX rocket...

A billionaire e-commerce executive and three less-wealthy private citizens chosen...

Microsoft Azure cloud customers warned of new security flaw

Microsoft Azure cloud customers warned of new security...

Microsoft has warned some of its Azure cloud computing customers that a flaw discovered...

Google’s Equiano cable to make first landing at isolated St Helena

Google’s Equiano cable to make first landing at isolated...

Google’s new submarine cable system, Equiano, which will connect Africa and Europe,...

Intel launching first gaming graphics cards in 2022

Intel launching first gaming graphics cards in 2022

Intel will take on Nvidia and AMD with its first true dedicated gaming graphics...

Microsoft is hiring in South Africa

Microsoft is hiring in South Africa

Microsoft is advertising many new positions in South Africa, including customer...

Transnet finally confirms it was hit by a cyberattack

Transnet finally confirms it was hit by a cyberattack

In an unprecedented move, Transnet Port Terminals (TPT) declared force majeure on...

Transnet hacked — South Africa’s port systems offline

Transnet hacked — South Africa’s port systems offline

Transnet has been hacked, disrupting several of South Africa’s port and freight...

Woolworths online food sales jump 118% in one year

Woolworths online food sales jump 118% in one year

A pandemic-led boom in online shopping in South Africa has seen Woolworths report...

Microsoft is buying cybersecurity company RiskIQ: sources

Microsoft is buying cybersecurity company RiskIQ: sources

Microsoft has agreed to acquire RiskIQ, a security software maker, as the tech giant...

Amazon wants to monitor users while they sleep

Amazon wants to monitor users while they sleep

Amazon.com Inc. has won U.S. permission to use radar to monitor consumers’ sleep...

Windows emergency patch fixes critical security flaw — Update now

Windows emergency patch fixes critical security flaw —...

Microsoft has issued an emergency out-of-band security patch to fix a recently discovered...

Microsoft and Google go to war

Microsoft and Google go to war

Microsoft and Google, technology giants that compete in cloud computing, Web search,...

Microsoft opens Windows, but reverts to old competitive playbook

Microsoft opens Windows, but reverts to old competitive...

Microsoft’s Windows 11, the latest iteration of its 35-year-old PC operating system,...

Microsoft joins Apple in the exclusive $2-trillion club

Microsoft joins Apple in the exclusive $2-trillion club

Microsoft took its place in the history books as just the second US public company...

What you should know about Windows 10’s retirement date

What you should know about Windows 10’s retirement date

It is still not confirmed whether Microsoft will unveil a brand new version of Windows...

Windows to get ‘significant’ overhaul

Windows to get ‘significant’ overhaul

Microsoft will unveil a new version of its flagship Windows software on 24 June,...